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The Regional Democracy Think Tank for West Yorkshire

What does the North mean to you?

Do we get a fair say in the decisions that affect us?

A few thoughts from around West Yorkshire.

Come and tell us what you think in Bradford this Saturday:

What Kind of Region Do We Want to Live In? Open Space Conference

The coronavirus response and the future of governance in West Yorkshire

The Coronavirus pandemic has presented sub-national levels of government with both challenges and opportunities. The pandemic has significantly worsened the financial state of local authorities …


Programless Spaces, further questions, Sarah Aziz, Neil McKenna

Palour, a programless space in Huddersfield market

This is an email exchange of follow up questions and answers between Neil McKenna and Sarah Aziz after Sarah's presentation about programless spaces at the …


Is West Yorkshire a Real Place?

In May 2021 West Yorkshire is getting a mayor, a role similar to Andy Burnham in Greater Manchester among others.

There will be an election …

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